Headlines: Walkout Ending Looms, Election Filing Begins & Westbrook Averages Triple-Double Again

Apr 12, 2018

Headlines for Thursday, April 12, 2018:

  • Teacher walkout crowds diminish for a second day at the Capitol. (Tulsa World)
  • Moore educators protest returning to school. (NewsOK)
  • Election board sees busiest day in nearly 20 years with 458 filing for public office. (Tulsa World)
  • Judge who approved probation for church camp rapist applies for reelection. (NewsOK)
  • Teachers file for public office in light on walkout. (NewsOK)
  • Anti-tax conservatives are working to undo the tax increase passed last month. (Journal Record)
  • Health forum applauds cigarette tax, but say it also falls short. (Tulsa World)
  • Fallin gets bill to protect victims of sexual assault. (Tulsa World)
  • Opioid addiction bills advance out of committee. (NewsOK)
  • Energy executives say they’re concerned about the knowledge gap in Oklahoma. (Journal Record)
  • Specialty cattle breeders feel less concern over a possible trade war. (Journal Record)
  • Portions of Oklahoma are facing extreme fire danger today and tomorrow. (Fox25)
  • Tulsa fire academy graduates 26 cadets. (Tulsa World)
  • Tulsa approves restrictions on dollars stores in northern parts of the city (Tulsa World)
  • Oklahoma City moves closer to finishing its alcohol zoning laws. (Journal Record)
  • “A Better Way” sees success in hiring the homeless in first month. (Tulsa World)
  • Thunder secures a number four seed in the playoffs with a win in its final game. (NewsOK)